Solomonson-Wyant Engagement


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Posted Online: March 21, 2013, 1:15 pm
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Announcement is made of the engagement of Andrea Solomonson, Dubuque, Iowa, and David Wyant, Davenport. She is the daughter of Sharon Solomonson, Bettendorf, and Marvin Solomonson (deceased). He is the son of Teresa and John Wyant, Coal Valley.
The couple will be married on Sept. 21, 2013, at Beulah Presbyterian Church, Orion. The reception will follow at Radisson Quad City Plaza.
Andrea graduated from Orion High School in 2008 and the University of Evansville in 2011. She is employed at Target, Dubuque.
David graduated from Orion High School in 2007 and Purdue University in 2011. He is employed at Cobham, Davenport.














 




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